Sunday, March 26, 2017 (8:30 and 10:30 a.m.)

Fourth Sunday in Lent LENT SERMON SERIES | “Feasting Through Lent” Sermon:“Fasting from Excuses, Feasting on Enthusiasm”, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching Scripture: Romans 12:2, 9-18 We extend a special welcome to our visitors. First United Methodist Church of Portland declares that we will be an advocate for peace in our

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“Feasting Through Lent” Sermon Series Continues

Date:  March 19, 2017 Title:  “Fasting From Despair, Feasting On Hope” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  Psalm 42:1-5 and John 4:5-15  This morning we continue our sermon series Feasting Through Lent in which we suggest “giving something up” while also “taking something on” for this season of preparation and

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Sunday, March 19, 2017 (8:30 and 10:30 a.m.)

Third Sunday in Lent LENT SERMON SERIES | “Feasting Through Lent” Sermon:“Fasting from Despair, Feasting on Hope”, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching Scripture: John 4:5-30, 39-42 This Week’s Music 8:30 a.m. Prelude: Blessed Hope; David Foley; Shelly Edwards, pianist Postlude: Impromptu; Johnathan Kanal; Shelly Edwards, pianist 10:30 a.m. Prelude: Intonations of

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Lent Sermon Series Continues

Date:  March 12, 2017 Title:  “Fasting From Complexity, Feasting on Simplicity” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  2 Kings 5:1-14             The choir had it right this morning when they sang: It’s a gift to be simple, it’s a gift to be free.   It’s a gift to come down

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Lent Sermon Series Begins

Date:  March 5, 2017 Title:  “Fasting From Noise, Feasting on Silence” Preaching:  The Rev. Donna M.L. Pritchard Scripture:  1 Kings 19:1-13             Today is the first Sunday in the season of Lent.  Lent is a time of reflection and repentance as we prepare to celebrate new life at Easter.  Some

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Sunday, March 12, 2017 (8:30 and 10:30 a.m.)

Second Sunday in Lent LENT SERMON SERIES | “Feasting Through Lent” Sermon:“Fasting from Complexity, Feasting on Simplicity”, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching Scripture: John 3:1-17 This Week’s Music 8:30 a.m. Prelude: Give Me Jesus; Anthony Giamanco; Shelly Edwards, pianist Postlude: I Have Decided to Follow Jesus; Stan Pethel; Shelly Edwards, pianist

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Sunday, March 5, 2017 (8:30 and 10:30 a.m.)

First Sunday in Lent | Communion LENT SERMON SERIES | “Feasting Through Lent” Sermon:“Fasting from Noise, Feasting on Silence”, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching Scripture: Luke 5:1-16, selected verses This Week’s Music 8:30 a.m. Prelude: Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley; C. E. Walz; Shelly Edwards, pianist Postlude: The King of Love

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 (8:30 and 10:30 a.m.)

Transfiguration of the Lord FEBRUARY SERMON SERIES | Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Sermon:“Building the Beloved Community”, Rev. Jeremy Smith, preaching Scripture: 2 Kings 7:3-11 This Week’s Music 8:30 a.m. Prelude: Be the Centre; Michael Frye; Shelly Edwards, pianist Postlude: Classic Theme by Marcello; arr. Robert W. Thygerson; Shelly Edwards,

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Sunday, February 19, 2017 (8:30 and 10:30 a.m.)

Seventh Sunday after Epiphany FEBRUARY SERMON SERIES | Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Sermon:“Come on In”, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching Scripture: Luke 19:1-10 This Week’s Music 8:30 a.m. Prelude: Morning Song ; Tom Birchwood; Shelly Edwards, pianist Postlude: To Walk in God’s Ways; Lani Smith; Shelly Edwards, pianist 10:30 a.m.

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